Lagos Police arrest 25 suspected cultists within 24-hours

Lagos?Police arrest 25 suspected cultists within 24-hoursOperatives of Operation Crush from the Anti-Cultism Unit have arrested 25 suspected cultists within the Ijora, Mushin, and Bariga areas of Lagos State inside an area of 24-hours.

The spokesman for the Lagos State Police Command,  Bala Elkana, disclosed this in a press release saying the crew of safety operatives arrested one Olaitan Rilwan on Saturday final week on the Ijora roundabout.

Elkana famous that the 20-year-old suspect, who confessed to being a member of the Ayie Confraternity, was intercepted with an automated pistol hid in his bag. He defined that in follow-up operations at Bariga, one 23-year-old Mustapha Oseni and 22 others have been additionally arrested.

The Police Public Relations Officer mentioned one locally-made pistol with eight rounds of stay cartridges was recovered from him.  He added that every one the suspects could be charged to courtroom on the conclusion of the continuing investigations.

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